Rukus Board Shop: Lafayette0
Why locals love it
All kinds of board sports are represented here, and with a nationally-acclaimed team and even their own Nike shoe design, Rukus has made a name for itself among the more dare-devilish type in the Acadiana area. Also does repairs and lessons.
Why you should visit it
If you have even a little interest in nationally-known pro boarders and to get immersed in Lafayette's extreme sports culture, this is the place for you. Easily accessible by walking and bicycling, and close to the Atakapa-Ishak Bicycle Trail.